Voting

2016 Regular Session

Total Bills: 77

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Number / Chapter
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TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0053Presidential Elections - Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote - RepealDelegate O'DonnellIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
1/27/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0083Elections - Early Voting Centers - Sunday VotingDelegate CarrIn the House - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0087 / CH0716Montgomery County Board of Education - Student Member - Voting MC 11-16Montgomery County DelegationEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 716Ways and Means
2/4/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB0163 / CH0164
    (SB0129 / CH0163)
Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Submission of a Comprehensive Master Plan - Repeal of Duplicative RequirementDelegate AndersonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 164Ways and Means
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsPrimary and Secondary Education (F1)
HB0200Election Law - Legislative Newsletters - Distribution by Electronic MailDelegate KrebsIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/12/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0204 / CH0007Montgomery County - Elections - Early Voting Centers MC 14-16Montgomery County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 7Ways and Means
1/27/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0225
    (SB0261)
Election Law - Write-in CandidatesDelegate Howard, C.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0316General Assembly - Live and Archived Video Streaming of MeetingsDelegate SzeligaIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/12/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - General Assembly (P5)
HB0344 / CH0173
    (SB0170 / CH0172)
Voter Registration - Affiliation With Political Party and Participation in Primary Election, Caucus, or ConventionDelegate AfzaliApproved by the Governor - Chapter 173Ways and Means
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsElections (G1)
HB0458
    (SB0380)
General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment CommissionSpeakerIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
HB0505 / CH0670
    (SB0390 / CH0669)
Charles County Sheriff - Salaries and Collective BargainingCharles County DelegationEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 670Environment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Courts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
HB0558 / CH0723Baltimore City - Partially Elected School BoardDelegate GlennEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 723Ways and Means
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB0592Blue Ribbon Commission on Voting, Openness, Transparency, and Equality (VOTE) in ElectionsDelegate Barnes, D.In the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0645
    (SB1021)
Election Law - Change in Administrative Policy Affecting Voting Rights - Notice and Judicial ReviewDelegate RosenbergIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0647
    (SB0543)
Video Lottery Facilities - Charles County - Expansion and Use of ProceedsDelegate JamesonIn the House - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Gaming (C7)
HB0696 / CH0676
    (SB0480 / CH0675)
Public Utilities - Maryland Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Authority - FundingDelegate DavisEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 676Economic Matters
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB0716Election Law - Voting by Felons at Polling Places - ProhibitionDelegate ImpallariaIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 2:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0828 / CH0358Special Elections - Voting by Mail - Canvass of VotesDelegate EbersoleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 358Ways and Means
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsElections (G1)
HB0852 / CH0280Local Government - Municipal Elections - Tie VotesDelegate LisantiApproved by the Governor - Chapter 280Ways and Means
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Municipal Corporations (L3)
HB0873 / CH0282Election Law - Special Elections - Absentee Ballots for Absent Uniformed Services Voters and Overseas VotersDelegate SmithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 282Ways and Means
2/26/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB0995 / CH0589
    (SB0878 / CH0588)
Allegany County - Alcoholic Beverages - Sunday SalesAllegany County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 589Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1007 / CH0287Freedom to Vote ActDelegate LuedtkeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 287Ways and Means
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1008 / CH0288Election Law - Early Voting CentersDelegate TurnerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 288Ways and Means
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1009Task Force to Study Increased Voter ParticipationDelegate PlattIn the Senate - Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1030Montgomery County - Alcoholic Beverages - Premises Near Schools, Places of Worship, and Youth Centers MC 1-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Alcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1032Montgomery County Board of Education - Elections - Voting by County Residents MC 25-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB1065Montgomery County Board of Education - Special Election to Fill a Vacancy MC 2-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB1067Montgomery County - Alcoholic Beverages Licenses - Exemption From Minimum Distance Restrictions MC 8-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Alcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1075Montgomery County - Gaithersburg - Licensed Alcoholic Beverages Restaurants - Exemption From Distance Restrictions MC 23-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.Economic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Alcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1077 / CH0295Montgomery County Board of Elections - Election Director - Appointment Requirement MC 26-16Montgomery County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 295Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1080Condominiums and Homeowners Associations - Amendments to Governing DocumentsDelegate CullisonIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1116Montgomery County - Ranked Choice Voting MC 15-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Hearing 3/02 at 2:30 p.m.Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1122Voting Disclosure Act of 2016Delegate McDonoughIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
HB1124Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - Prince George's County - Appointment Procedures PG/MC 118-16Prince George's County Delegation and Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - First Reading Environment and TransportationEnvironment and TransportationBi-County Agencies (L5)
HB1127 / CH0298Prince George's County - Dissemination of Voter Information Material - Multifamily Residential Structures PG 408-16Prince George's County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 298Ways and Means
3/2/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1147 / CH0301Carroll County - Board of Education Members - Term Limitation and ReferendumCarroll County DelegationApproved by the Governor - Chapter 301Ways and Means
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/30/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
HB1170
    (SB0250)
Condominiums - Warranty ClaimsDelegate FrushIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1186Sex Offender Registrants - School Polling Place - AlternativeDelegate AngelIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB1213Education - Broadening Options and Opportunity for Students and Teachers (BOOST) Program - EstablishmentDelegate HaynesIn the House - Hearing 3/07 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Income (Q3)
HB1237Montgomery County - Alcoholic Beverages - Class A Beer, Wine, and Liquor Licenses - Purchases From Licensed Wholesalers MC 3-16Montgomery County DelegationIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/22/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Alcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
HB1259Election Law - Voting by Registered Offenders at Polling Places - ProhibitionDelegate ImpallariaIn the House - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1281 / CH0507Strategic Energy Investment Program and Advisory Board - AlterationsDelegate JamesonApproved by the Governor - Chapter 507Economic Matters
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
4/5/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Utility Regulation (C5)
HB1389Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of IdentityDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and MeansWays and Means
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1390Election Law - Voter Registration and Absentee Voting - Proof of CitizenshipDelegate ParrottIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Ways and Means; WithdrawnWays and Means
3/14/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
HB1513
    (SB1056)
Corporations - Formation of a Holding Company by MergerDelegate KramerIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB1559Elections - Nomination by Petition for Statewide Office - Required SignaturesDelegate Washington, A.In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsElections (G1)
HJ0008
    (SJ0002)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentDelegate SmithIn the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.Rules and Executive Nominations
2/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0004 / CH0148Natural Resources - Maryland Environmental Trust - TrusteesSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 148Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/19/2016 - 2:30 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0011Freedom to Vote ActSenator MannoIn the Senate - Second Reading Passed with AmendmentsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0017 / CH0329
    (HB0984 / CH0330)
Open Meetings Act - Retention of Minutes and Recordings - RevisionSenator ReillyApproved by the Governor - Chapter 329Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/21/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0019Election Law - Automatic Voter RegistrationSenator RamirezIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental AffairsElections (G1)
SB0112 / CH0021Pest Control Compact - RepealChair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs CommitteeEnacted under Article II, Section 17(b) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 21Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/26/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
SB0123Interstate Boating Violator CompactSenator SimonaireIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Natural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0129 / CH0163
    (HB0163 / CH0164)
Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners - Submission of a Comprehensive Master Plan - Repeal of Duplicative RequirementSenator ConwayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 163Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
1/27/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Primary and Secondary Education (F1)
SB0163Baltimore County - Public High Schools - Adoption of School ScheduleSenator BrochinIn the Senate - Hearing 2/03 at 2:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Education - Local Bills (F3)
SB0169 / CH0357Special Elections - Voting by Mail - Canvass of VotesSenator KaganApproved by the Governor - Chapter 357Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0170 / CH0172
    (HB0344 / CH0173)
Voter Registration - Affiliation With Political Party and Participation in Primary Election, Caucus, or ConventionSenator KaganApproved by the Governor - Chapter 172Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0222Maryland State Song - Repeal and Replace - State Song Selection PanelSenator KaganIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0250
    (HB1170)
Condominiums - Warranty ClaimsSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0261
    (HB0225)
Election Law - Write-in CandidatesSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2016 - 3:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0268Election Law - Qualification of Voters - Proof of IdentitySenator SallingIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0328
    (HB0220)
Criminal Procedure - ExpungementSenator ConwayIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsJudicial Proceedings
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive NominationsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0331Election Law - Early Voting - Registered Voter Updating the Voter's Address on an Existing RegistrationSenator ConwayIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0350Universal Voter Registration ActSenator MannoIn the Senate - Second Reading FailedEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0380
    (HB0458)
General Assembly and Congressional Legislative Redistricting and Apportionment CommissionPresidentIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Regulations and Procedures (P3)
SB0390 / CH0669
    (HB0505 / CH0670)
Charles County Sheriff - Salaries and Collective BargainingSenator MiddletonEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 669Finance
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Appropriations
Courts and Court Personnel - Local (D2)
SB0467General Assembly - Live and Archived Video Streaming of MeetingsSenator HoughIn the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0480 / CH0675
    (HB0696 / CH0676)
Public Utilities - Maryland Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Authority - FundingSenator AstleEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 675Finance
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersUtility Regulation (C5)
SB0501Shareholders United ActSenator RaskinIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Corporations and Associations (C1)
SB0543
    (HB0647)
Video Lottery Facilities - Charles County - Expansion and Use of ProceedsSenator MiddletonIn the Senate - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Gaming (C7)
SB0628General Assembly Standing Committees - Recorded Votes and Written TestimonySenator HersheyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - General Assembly (P5)
SB0690State Labor Relations Board and the State Higher Education Labor Relations Board - Election and Certification of Exclusive RepresentativesSenator BatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by FinanceFinance
3/15/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
State Government - Personnel (P4)
SB0938Election Law - Voting by Mail (Universal Vote by Mail Act)Senator MannoIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB0976Commercial Daily Fantasy Sports - Authorization and RegulationSenator PetersIn the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Ways and MeansBudget and Taxation
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Ways and Means
4/7/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Gaming (C7)
SB1021
    (HB0645)
Election Law - Change in Administrative Policy Affecting Voting Rights - Notice and Judicial ReviewSenator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; WithdrawnEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)
SB1056
    (HB1513)
Corporations - Formation of a Holding Company by MergerSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Corporations and Associations (C1)
SJ0002
    (HJ0008)
United States Constitution - Amendments Convention - Democracy AmendmentSenator PinskyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/18/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Elections (G1)

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